“Red, White, and the Blues: A Long and Hard Ride over...

I am pleased to announce the launch of my book, Red, White, and the Blues: A Long and Hard Ride over Treacherous Terrain. It...

Winter in America

January 20, 2017, is just around the bend. Just like the Deutsche Reichsbahn’s trains of yore, it is chugging along to a horrific end,...

Knowing It Makes Me Sick and Sad

I have been trying to write this article for quite some time. But every time I attempt to write its thesis sentence, I become...

Rip Van WTF: I Just Awoke From a Coma

(The following was written from the perspective of a person who had fallen into a coma on the day Barrack Obama took the oath...

The Greatest Show on Earth

It’s inauguration day in America . . . and as one circus closes (Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey), another opens (the Trump administration). Ringling...

Narcissistic Jingoism

Finally, voices that were once whispering have now been raised to audible levels. One voice is that of Senator Al Franken (Democrat from Minnesota);...